Business Briefs

Business Briefs

Business Briefs — February 2017

ASQ March meeting to tour Manufacturing Services Inc. The March 14 meeting of the American Society for Quality Columbia Basin Section 0614 will be a site visit and tour at Manufacturing Services Inc., 1023 N. Kellogg St. in Kennewick. Check-in begins at 5:45 p.m., followed by the tour at 6 p.m., which will last about an […]

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Networking

Networking — February 2017

Hildenbrand, Palm join Numerica Credit Union Numerica Credit Union has added two staff members to its Richland operations. Deanna Hildenbrand has joined as assistant vice president for marketing and communications. She has more than 21 years of experience, specializing in brand strategy as well as management in marketing and corporate communications. She serves on the […]

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Business Briefs

Business Briefs — January 2017

Richland Albertsons store to close in February The Albertsons store on Lee Boulevard in Richland will close by Feb. 25, citing financial difficulties. “We have been unable to reposition the store to better compete in the market place, and following an extensive review, we have made the difficult decision to close the store. Closing stores that […]

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Networking

Networking — January 2017

Bullock, Virden named AAAS fellows  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Morris Bullock and Jud Virden have been elected to the rank of fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the society’s highest honor. Bullock is a laboratory fellow and director of the Center for Molecular Electrocatalysis, a DOE Energy Frontier Research Center led by […]

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Networking

Networking — December 2016

PNNL’s Baker receives ACS Rising Star award  Erin Baker, a bioanalytical chemist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, is one of six winners of the American Chemical Society’s Rising Star award. The ACS Women Chemists Committee gives the national honor to up to 10 exceptional early to mid-career women chemists. Baker is a senior research scientist in […]

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Business Briefs

Business Briefs — December 2016

Pasco School Board holding roundtable forum The Pasco School District’s Board of Directors will hold its second board forum from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 19 at Ochoa Middle School, 1801 E. Sheppard St. in Pasco. The forum on increased parental and family involvement will be presented in a roundtable format. Board members will sit at […]

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New Businesses — December 2016

NEW BUSINESSES BioLife Plasma has opened at 7430 Wrigley Drive, Pasco. The facility collects life-saving plasma from qualified donors. For an appointment contact: 509-545-3008, biolifeplasma.com. The Crazy Crab Pot has opened at 131 Vista Way, Suite A, Kennewick. The restaurant serves an assortment of seafood including crab, shrimp, mussels and clams. Hours: 3 to 10 […]

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Business Briefs

Business Briefs — November 2016

Port commissions Latino heritage murals The Port of Kennewick has commissioned professional mural artist Andrew Reid to paint two murals focused on the Latino heritage in the Tri-Cities. Reid was selected by the port’s Latino Heritage Mural committee, which is chaired by Davin Diaz, through a search process from a pool of 29 who responded […]

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Networking

Networking — November 2016

Local veterinarians recognized The Washington State Veterinary Medical Association recognized several veterinarians, staff and citizens at its Pacific Northwest Veterinary conference in Spokane in early October. Dr. Lauren Neuhaus with Desert Veterinary Clinic in Richland was given the Recent Grad Award for her excellence as a practitioner and advocacy for animal health and wellbeing. Dr. […]

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New Businesses — November 2016

NEW BUSINESSES Kagen Coffee & Crepes is now open at 270 Williams Blvd. The restaurant serves sweet and savory crepes and a variety of coffee drinks. Hours: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Contact: Facebook. Northwest Motorsport has opened at 816 N. 28th Ave., Pasco. The dealership specializes in trucks of all makes […]

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